The balance of correspondent accounts at Russian commercial banks amountedto 88.933 billion rubles (about $2.82bn) as of the beginning of business onAugust 28. The balance of the correspondent accounts at the banks in theMoscow region reached 54.441 billion rubles (about $1.73bn)..
"Russia and Turkey - From Cooperation to the Union. Why not? " - new article written by a well-known entrepreneur, politician (formerly a member of the Federation Council from Krasnodar and a PACE member), public figure Farhad Akhmedov - was published this week in several leading Russian media, and it claims to be a sensation which highlights various essential issues.